Tim Steininger

Managing Director | Attorney at Law, LL.M. (Cardiff) | Partner

Specialist in commercial and corporate law

Certified external data protection officer

069 – 299 20 69-099



  • Studied law at the Goethe University Frankfurt/Main
  • Worked for a leading boutique firm in Frankfurt/Main specializing in commercial law
  • 2008: First state law examination
  • 2010: Second state law examination
  • 2010-2011: Study of International Commercial Law at Cardiff University, Wales (UK)
  • 2011: Attorney and Senior Associate in big four law firm in the area of Corporate / M&A / Restructuring
  • 2014-today: Attorney and partner at Maiss Rechtsanwälte PartG with offices in Frankfurt and Darmstadt
  • 2017: Specialist in IT law course
  • 2022: Specialist attorney for commercial and corporate law

Main areas of practice

  • Corporate law, in particular formation of companies, general corporate contract drafting at company and shareholder level
  • Restructuring of companies according to the German Reorganization Act (Umwandlungsgesetz)
  • Legal support of corporate transactions (M&A)
  • Drafting and negotiation of general operational contracts, e.g. joint ventures, general terms and conditions, etc.
  • Assistance and negotiation in investment rounds of start-ups
  • Drafting and negotiation of software contracts and other contracts in the IT environment

Sideline activities

  • Managing partner of dapex - data protection experts
  • Member and former board member of Wirtschaftsjunioren Darmstadt-Südhessen